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Target Ad 12/6-12/8: Call of Duty Black Ops II - $49.99 | COD Vita Bundle - $50 GC


#1 litepink   Target! CAGiversary!   1198 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Splatoon
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Posted 06 December 2012 - 04:50 PM

There’s a special three day ad for Target. Here are the game offers:

Posted Image :360: :ps3: Call of Duty Black Ops II - $49.99

Call of Duty Black Ops Declassified Wi-Fi Vita Bundle - $249.99 *Free $50 Gift Card w/ purchase

edit: **other Vita bundles come with $50 gift card as well**

Combine either of these two sales with the Spend $50 get a $10 Gift Card offer. You need to spend $50 before tax, so you would need to buy another item for one cent or more if you buy Black Ops II for $49.99. The cheapest item I can think of is a banana for 24 cents, but I’m sure you could find something to buy to get over $50.

You can also use your REDcard to save an additional 5%.

Edited by litepink, 07 December 2012 - 03:21 PM.


#2 extracredit   CAG in Training CAG in Training   11 Posts   Joined 2.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:43 PM

Don't know why but I laughed @ banana

#3 deadkode   savior of the vita CAGiversary!   138 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:45 PM

in for one banana

#4 EvilIA   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1184 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:46 PM

In for the Banana.

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:47 PM

Don't know why but I laughed @ banana


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#6 zanticon   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   11 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:51 PM

thx litepink.

i'm still on the fence for a vita since i don't necessarily need one. i assume fellow CAGers got one over BF. Thoughts/impressions?

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:56 PM

I don't care for the design of the system.

I want to rest my fingers on the back of the system instead of all curled up and in the grip locations. Hands cramps after about 30 minutes of play time. IF I rest my hands on the back, that trackpad picks up input on Uncharted and really hurts game play. The screen is really nice, the joysticks are stubby and my fingers slip off. They put the buttons and d-pad really close to the tops of the thumbsticks. It's has and will take a few weeks to get used to the layout, I'm still not comfortable with it. I've used the Dualshock controllers for 10+ year and the Vita layout isn't the same and throws me off.

#8 blazenumb1   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1259 Posts   Joined 4.6 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:57 PM

Thanks op, will be pm'ing black ops at best buy.

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:59 PM

Good deal on the banana.

#10 squishface   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1256 Posts   Joined 6.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 06:01 PM

thx litepink.

i'm still on the fence for a vita since i don't necessarily need one. i assume fellow CAGers got one over BF. Thoughts/impressions?


Now that they actually got some decent games for it. It's better to have from when it launched and I don't regret the purchase as much now.
I do like the back touch screen except on some games where I would normally rest my hands it can pick up the movement. That can also be a good thing when I play plants vs zombies and you can use the rear screen touch pad to gather up all the sun and coins instead of poking the front screen.
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#11 FlyingMonkey9   Genetically Modified CAG CAGiversary!   3003 Posts   Joined 7.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 06:15 PM

Glad there are a handful of PM opportunities for black ops 2.

#12 elessar123   "AT LAST, SIR TERRY, WE MUST WALK TOGETHER." CAGiversary!   10399 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 06:33 PM

The banana is not a deal. That's MSRP!

#13 Lienwrath   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   68 Posts   Joined 3.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 06:44 PM

$250, red card brings it down to about $238 before tax - $60 in gift cards, then trading in the steaming pile of a game that comes with the bundle for $15 to BB.. A Vita for ~$170 looks pretty good on paper. It's getting harder to pass these up. Now if only there were more than a handful of games I'd play on it. D;

#14 dino88   Fa Fa Fo Hi CAGiversary!   2943 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:20 PM

Thanks op, will be pm'ing black ops at best buy.


No need. It will be the same price at Best Buy next week.

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:23 PM

In for 10 bananas. Never gonna get through my backlog at this rate.

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:32 PM

I don't care for the design of the system.

I want to rest my fingers on the back of the system instead of all curled up and in the grip locations. Hands cramps after about 30 minutes of play time. IF I rest my hands on the back, that trackpad picks up input on Uncharted and really hurts game play. The screen is really nice, the joysticks are stubby and my fingers slip off. They put the buttons and d-pad really close to the tops of the thumbsticks. It's has and will take a few weeks to get used to the layout, I'm still not comfortable with it. I've used the Dualshock controllers for 10+ year and the Vita layout isn't the same and throws me off.


I agree that it takes some getting used to. I was having a hell of a time aiming in Uncharted due to those sticks. Don't think I'll be playing a lot of games on Vita that require precise aiming.
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#17 deadkode   savior of the vita CAGiversary!   138 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:38 PM

dropped by target today and saw some el hoardo with at least a dozen bananas. these people make me sick

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:45 PM

dropped by target today and saw some el hoardo with at least a dozen bananas. these people make me sick


I'm keeping an eye out on CL for banana flippers. Can't wait to give them a piece of my mind when I see them.

#19 Taborcarn   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   11 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:14 PM

I can get bananas at the market by me for 19 cents. Will Target price match?

#20 mpaullin   Sure plays a mediocre pinball CAGiversary!   3441 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:23 PM

I can get bananas at the market by me for 19 cents. Will Target price match?


Only if you have an ad that says 19 cents. Walmart is doing B2G1 bananas, but that is a package deal so Target won't match it.

#21 HisDivineOrder   Embrace the Dealness CAGiversary!   1009 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:33 PM

I can get bananas at the market by me for 19 cents. Will Target price match?


Will they raincheck bananas?

#22 SmellyTunic   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   1 Posts   Joined 6.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:36 PM

Was going to post about banana deal but OP beat me to it. (It would of been fun for my first post to be about a banana deal that had already been posted however)

#23 klimb22   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2305 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:41 PM

Is there a printed ad for this available in stores? I'm definitely going to need this for a BB PM of BLOPS2.

#24 dino88   Fa Fa Fo Hi CAGiversary!   2943 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 09:03 PM

Is there a printed ad for this available in stores? I'm definitely going to need this for a BB PM of BLOPS2.


No need. It will be the same price at Best Buy next week.

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#25 klimb22   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2305 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 09:04 PM

No need. It will be the same price at Best Buy next week..

I know, but I want my money now dammit. :lol:

I guess I could also try to PM Amazon's price too. MMMV

#26 mpaullin   Sure plays a mediocre pinball CAGiversary!   3441 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 06 December 2012 - 09:40 PM

I know, but I want my money now dammit. :lol:

I guess I could also try to PM Amazon's price too. MMMV


Even if you had the ad now it wouldn't (shouldn't) work since they have the dates pretty clearly marked on them. I suppose you could get someone who doesn't pay attention and luck out, but why not just wait the two days?

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 09:52 PM

Came for the deals, stayed for the bananas.

#28 litepink   Target! CAGiversary!   1198 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Splatoon
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Posted 06 December 2012 - 09:57 PM

Even if you had the ad now it wouldn't (shouldn't) work since they have the dates pretty clearly marked on them. I suppose you could get someone who doesn't pay attention and luck out, but why not just wait the two days?


I think you’re confused – he wants to price match at Best Buy with this current Target ad, which is a special three day ad running today through Saturday. Best Buy will certainly price match that, although I do agree it’d be a bit easier to just do it on Sunday when their own store has it for $10 less.

I don’t blame klimb22 though, I’d be eager too :). I suppose if you were already visiting Best Buy this week it would save you from an extra trip if you weren’t planning on going next week.

#29 klimb22   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2305 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 07 December 2012 - 12:25 AM

Even if you had the ad now it wouldn't (shouldn't) work since they have the dates pretty clearly marked on them. I suppose you could get someone who doesn't pay attention and luck out, but why not just wait the two days?

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I think you’re confused – he wants to price match at Best Buy with this current Target ad, which is a special three day ad running today through Saturday. Best Buy will certainly price match that, although I do agree it’d be a bit easier to just do it on Sunday when their own store has it for $10 less.

I don’t blame klimb22 though, I’d be eager too :). I suppose if you were already visiting Best Buy this week it would save you from an extra trip if you weren’t planning on going next week.

I picked up the physical ad at Target and drove up the street to PM at BB. The ad says "Save Thursday-Saturday on the front, but has the actual dates on the back. Yes, was already out so wanted to get it done today. Too bad I have to wait to PM Far Cry 3.

#30 unforeseen   Crime Scene Investigator CAGiversary!   1560 Posts   Joined 12.1 Years Ago  

Posted 07 December 2012 - 12:30 AM

Just came back from Target. They had a $50 GC with the purchase of a Lego Batman 2 PS Vita bundle.